FLYHT Secures 218-Unit AFIRS Order from Seven Chinese Airlines Through Partner
Calgary, Alberta â€“ November 8, 2013 â€“ FLYHT Aerospace Solutions Ltd. (â€œFLYHTâ€), through its Chinese partner Skyblue Technology Development Co. Ltd. (â€œSkyblueâ€), has secured orders for 218 of its Automated Flight Information Reporting System (AFIRS) 228 model, to be installed in aircraft from seven Chinese airlines. Installation of these units is anticipated to commence in the first quarter of 2014. Other airlines are expected to be added to this list in the coming months.
Mr. Bill Tempany, president and CEO of FLYHT stated, “We are very pleased that our hard work and patience has resulted in such an exciting opportunity. From the very early testing on Boeing 737s seven years ago, the test of FLYHTStream with Shanghai Airlines and the latest work with SKYBLUE to provide engineering and installation support for seven airlines to develop installation expertise and standard operating procedures manuals for pilots, installers, maintenance people and government approvals, our work with SKYBLUE has been an exceptional partnership. We look forward to the long and mutually profitable relationship for many years to come, working with our friends and customers in China.”
About FLYHT Aerospace Solutions Ltd.
FLYHT provides proprietary technological products and services designed to reduce costs and improve efficiencies in the airline industry. The Company has patented and commercialized three products and associated services currently marketed to airlines, manufacturers and maintenance organizations around the world. Its premier technology, AFIRSâ„¢ UpTimeâ„¢, allows airlines to monitor and manage aircraft operations anywhere, anytime, in real time. If an aircraft encounters an emergency, FLYHT’s triggered data streaming mode, FLYHTStreamâ„¢, automatically streams vital data, normally secured in the black box, to designated sites on the ground in real-time.